Unless you're backpack camping, you will want or probably more likely need ice. Keeping foods such as meats, fruits, yogurt cold is a necessity and of course keeping your beer chilly may be a priority for some as well. I know it would be for us! Oh and of course chocolate milk for my ... Read More about Keeping Food Ice-Cold when Camping
In our first home together, hubby and I had one of those large white hammocks on a big green stand in our backyard. The two of us would lay in the double-sized hammock and just relax side by side staring up at the tree branches and the clouds. It was absolutely relaxing in our little quiet ... Read More about Camp in a Hammock!
There is usually a lot of down time with camping. Instead of having kids that are saying they are bored, bring out the board games for all to play together! There's nothing like gathering around a table with some munchies and enjoying some family time together. Card games are super fun and easy ... Read More about 6 Must-Have Family Games to bring Camping
Dehydrated or Dried Food! Whether hiking or camping, dried food is a great idea for snacks! It's easy to do, light-weight and can be healthy! It's also easy to store and can last for a long period of time without refrigeration which is perfect when camping. This is ... Read More about Dried Food Ideas for Camping
Grow a Sweet Potato from a Sweet Potato? Ever wonder how to grow a sweet potato when they don't have any seeds? I did! And so I took pictures from start to finish so I can share my discovery with you. This is such a great project to do with your kids or on your own. I am in zone 5, so ... Read More about How to Grow a Sweet Potato from a Sweet Potato at Home
I love day trips! Something I will be featuring a lot of as we get closer to summer are many of the fun day trips I have done with my family. If you've never been to Yankee Candle's flagship store in South Deerfield, MA, then you may want to plan a day to take the kids there over during April ... Read More about Yankee Candle Day Trip – So More than just Candles!